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Inglés americano: /splæʃ/
Inglés británico: /splaʃ/

Traducción de splash en español:


  • 1 1.1 countable or uncountable (spray) to make a splash
    (make an impression)
    producir or causar un revuelo
    (lit: in liquid)
    1.2 countable (sound) Ver ejemplos: it fell into the lake with a loud splash
    cayó ruidosamente al lago
    cayó al lago con un sonoro plaf [colloquial]
    we heard a splash
    oímos el ruido de algo al caer al agua
    splash! he fell in
    ¡plaf! or ¡zas! se cayó al agua
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • I went back to reading my book until I was interrupted about ten minutes later by the sound of some enormous splashes.
    • He had not taken much notice until he heard a splash and the sound of panic-stricken voices.
    • Valos slowly opened his eyes as he heard the sound of a splash.
    1.3 (paddle, swim) (no plural) we had a quick splash (around) in the sea
    nos dimos un chapuzón en el mar
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • A few splashes of water, and I'm feeling a lot better.
    • He leaned to listen to her splashes, but the water was still.
    • The horses were cantering lightly, making small splashes of water around their hooves.
  • 2 2.1 (small quantity) (no plural) a splash just a splash of orange juice in the vodka
    un poco or un chorrito de zumo de naranja en el vodka
    a splash of paint and it'll be as good as new
    con un poco de pintura quedará como nuevo
    2.2 countable (mark, patch)
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • As they walked down the street, they heard a yell, which was followed by a splash of some liquid.
    • Add corn, reserved dill and a splash of reserved braising liquid and heat through.
    • The dumplings wade in a thick peanut mixture with a splash of soy sauce and a sprinkle of sesame seeds.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Darker colours tend to be more appropriate at work although there is no harm in adding a splash of brighter colour with accessories.
    • Add to this a splash of bright colour and the result is nothing short of arresting.
    • For a splash of bright colour it is hard to beat marigolds, Calendula officialis.
  • 3 countable (Journalism)they've done a front-page splash on it
    lo han puesto a toda plana en la primera página
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • For nearly 15 years the media has contributed screaming headlines and front page splashes as well as serious studies.
    • My front-page splash became a three-inch brief on the inside - albeit one that took hours to report.
    • Of course, the hard but essential task now will be to maintain the sense of priority and importance about indigenous issues once the front page splashes die away again.

transitive verb

  • 1 (with liquid) stop splashing me!
    ¡no me salpiques!
    to splash something on/over something/somebody
    salpicar algo de algo
    he splashed acid on my clothes
    me salpicó la ropa de or con ácido
    I had mud splashed all over me by a passing car
    un coche que pasó me salpicó toda de barro
    he splashed cologne on his face
    se echó colonia en la cara
    to splash something/somebody with something
    salpicar algo/a alguien de algo
    the car was splashed with mud
    el coche estaba salpicado de barro
    careful you don't splash yourself with oil
    ten cuidado, no vayas a salpicarte de aceite
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Then they start to roll the log, spraying and splashing each other, performing all sorts of acrobatics while turning the piece of wood.
    • I pass a besotted dad with his toddler splashing each other from opposites sides of the fountain.
    • They dunked and splashed each other in an oversized birdbath.
  • 2 (in newspaper) Ver ejemplos: the scandal was splashed all over the front page
    el escándalo venía a toda plana en la primera página

intransitive verb

  • 1.1
    coffee splashed all over the tablecloth
    el mantel se salpicó or se manchó de café
    the children were splashing (around) in the water
    los niños chapoteaban en el agua
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • Shakily I splashed some cold water onto my stricken face, wishing the cold liquid to act as a reality check, maybe even wake me up from this painfully real nightmare.
    • The bathroom was cool when she flicked on the light, and as she splashed cold water onto her face the reflection of the mirror caught her eye.
    • I had to push past a few kissing couples to reach the bathroom, and once inside I splashed some cold water onto my face.

Verbos con partícula

splash around

(in British English also) splash about verb + object + adverb
1.1 (spend freely) 1.2 (publicize)
hacer público
1.3splash 3 2

splash down

verb + adverb

splash out

(British English) [colloquial]
1verb + adverb
darse un lujo
to splash out on something
gastar(se) un dineral en algo [colloquial]
2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object (buying a treat)
we splashed out $1,000 on a new camera
nos gastamos 1.000 dólares en una cámara nueva

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